Neo Akpofure, a former housemate on Big Brother Naija, has revealed that he has over 30 siblings. You heard that right—over 30!—in one of the most unexpected news stories you’ll hear today. He revealed this while appearing as a guest on the most recent Terms & Conditions podcast episode. During the podcast, Neo Akpofure shared that his father had multiple wives, contributing to his many siblings. Growing up in such a unique family dynamic has undoubtedly shaped Neo’s perspective on relationships and family values. Neo, who will be most remembered for his romance on the BBnaija Show with Vee, shared these and more on the show.
The reality star revealed that although he has more than 30 siblings on his father’s side, he is the last of his mother’s seven children. Neo claimed that his family hardly ever invites guests from outside because of their enormous size. Neo also mentioned that growing up in a large family has challenges, but he cherishes their strong bond. Despite their size, Neo’s family has always managed to create a warm and welcoming environment for each other, making every gathering a memorable experience.
“Growing up in Asaba, one thing I picked up was learning how to speak Igbo. My other six siblings can’t. I’m the last of seven kids from my mum and one of 30-something from my dad. I have a lot of siblings. If you see us when we dey do party for our house, we no dey invite any other person. No need. “My dad is a big man.”